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BRENHAM MAN ARRESTED FOR CHAPPELL HILL ROBBERY

A Brenham man is in custody after being accused of robbing a convenience store in Chappell Hill. Early Sunday morning, around 2:45 a.m., Washington County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a…

FORMER STATE SENATOR KONNI BURTON TO SPEAK AT WASHINGTON CO. REPUBLICAN CLUB MEETING TUESDAY

A former State Senator will be the guest speaker Tuesday at the Republican Club of Washington County’s monthly meeting. Former District 10 State Senator Konni Burton will speak at the…

WENDISH FEST TO BE HELD SEPTEMBER 22ND IN SERBIN

The 31st Annual Wendish Fest is set for later this month in Serbin. This year’s festival will be held September 22nd at the Texas Wendish Heritage Museum and St. Paul…

SECOND PUBLIC HEARING ON BLINN’S PROPOSED TAX RATE THURSDAY NIGHT

Blinn College will hold its second public hearing tonight (Thursday) on its proposed tax rate. The proposed rate of 5.6 cents per $100 valuation drew no comments from the public…

WORD WRANGLER FESTIVAL BEGINS THURSDAY NIGHT IN GIDDINGS

Activities for the 14th Annual Texas Word Wrangler Book Festival get underway tonight (Thursday) in Giddings. Over 30 authors have been invited to come to the Giddings Public Library for…

YPO HAPPY HOUR THURSDAY AT HERE OR THERE MASSAGE IN BRENHAM

The Young Professionals of Washington County are hosting their next “Happy Hour” event tonight (Thursday). Tonight’s event is set from 5 to 7 p.m. at Here or There Massage, located…

FORMER BHS GRADUATE COMPETING TO BE ON COVER OF “MAXIM”

A former Brenham High School graduate is in the running to be featured on the cover of an illustrious magazine. Jasmine Nicoson, a member of Brenham High’s graduating class of…

LOCAL SALES TAX ALLOCATIONS UP FOR ALL ENTITIES

Sales and tax distributions were up this month for Washington County, Brenham and Burton. September saw Washington County receive $269,674, up 4.5 percent from this time a year ago, when…

BASTROP JUDGE CHARLES CARVER ANNOUNCES BID FOR 335TH DISTRICT COURT

A judge in Bastrop has announced his candidacy for the 335th District Court. Charles Carver says he will be on the March 3rd Republican Primary ballot for the court, which…

HORTICULTURE PRESENTATION SEPTEMBER 20TH IN ROUND TOP

Area landowners are invited next weekend to a seminar in Round Top, where they can learn about different types of horticulture. The presentation will be held next Friday, September 20th…